BOB HOPE and ECSTASY!

  When Bob Hope arranged for Hedy Lamarr to co-star with him in 1951’s “My Favorite Spy,” Hedy was fresh off a huge hit, “Samson and Delilah,” but not in the good graces of her bosses at Paramount. (She had refused for familiar reason$ to do a promotional tour on behalf of the Biblical epic.) […]